Supreme Court looks primed to overturn Roe; Trump exposed Biden to COVID during debate
In the news today: In oral arguments before the Supreme Court, the Trump-appointed conservative justices strongly signaled that Mississippi’s new abortion ban will be used as the vehicle for overturning Roe v. Wade. In Georgia, Stacey Abrams announced she will challenge Republican Gov. Brian Kemp for the governor’s office in next year’s election.
Ex-House Republican and former Trump White House chief of staff Mark Meadows may be battling with Congress over House demands that he tell what he knows about the inside-the-White-House coup attempt that culminated in a violent attack on the Capitol, but in a leak from a new book Meadows shed light on another grotesquery of the Trump era. Yes, Trump knew he had tested positive for COVID-19 before the presidential debate against Joe Biden, and before meeting with military families in the White House. He attended both events, without a mask, despite the positive test; soon afterward, he was hospitalized for severe COVID-19 symptoms.
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